Threat Database Browser Hijackers

By CagedTech in Browser Hijackers

Threat Scorecard

Threat Level: 50 % (Medium)
Infected Computers: 76
First Seen: January 6, 2015
Last Seen: February 27, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows is a domain hosting a search engine that doesn't have publicly known creators or publishers and can be connected to a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) with adware capabilities in the form of a browser extension. Users that are redirected to search results by, or have their home and new tab page changed may have installed freeware recently. PUPs are often found as companions of free applications in order to generate a pay-per-install revenue for free software developers. The redirects to may be facilitated by a browser extension, and you may want to check your extension manager for new software. The extension related to may be used to display pop-ups and ads to generate traffic towards certain web sites and services, or make money for its developers. Adware browser extensions may keep track of your clickstream to display targeted content and may redirect your searches. You could resolve redirects and ads related to by using a reputable anti-malware tool.

SpyHunter Detects & Remove

Registry Details may create the following registry entry or registry entries:
File name without path
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\


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